‘EVAC-ALERT’ Evacuation Alert Panel to BS 8629 (in GERDA cabinet)

Order code: EAP2/8/CA/CHASSIS + EAPBOX Category:
  • A BS 8629 compliant evacuation alert panel ideal for use by firefighters in high-rise residential buildings to evacuate all or part of the building in an emergency.
  • Housed in s robust vandal-resistant cabinet to STS 205 & EN 1303.
  • Bright LED indicators, easy-to-operate evacuation toggle switches & a concealed maintenance interface.
  • Firefighter controls FULLY compliant with BS 8629.
  • Reliable hard-wired technology (for C-TEC’s position on using wireless devices as part of an evacuation alert system/system of last resort click here).
  • Can be connected to self-testing evacuation alert sounders, visual indicators & vibrating pillow pads.
  • Powered by C-TEC’s powerful ‘CAST’ protocol & compatible with our ENVISION data management software.
  • Customisable ‘slide-in’ floor/zone labelling system.
  • BF321 Evacuation Alert Panel Mains Keyswitch also available – allows the Mains supply to the panel to be switched on or off in accordance with BS 5839-1.
  • For areas that are manned and/or not prone to vandalism, our EAP/CA/EA panel (supplied in a robust C-TEC cabinet) may be of interest.
More Information

Your EVAC-ALERT control panel will require a combination of the following items.

EAP2/8/CA/CHASSIS 8 Zone 2 Loop EVAC-ALERT Panel Chassis c/w 5A PSU, CAST Protocol. Requires EAPBOX.
EAPBOX ‘Gerda’ Cabinet to house EAP2/8/CA/CHASSIS. Custom F&RS area specific ‘N’ security key required.
EAP02LOOP/CA Loop card, provides two extra CAST protocol loops. Max. one per EAP2/8/CA/CHASSIS
EAP8SWITCH Additional 8 Way Switch & Indicator Zone card. Max. 5 additional Zone cards per EAP2/8/CA/CHASSIS
Technical Specifications


Mains supply

Mains rated current

Internal power supply

Total output current limited to

Battery charge capacity

Quiescent current

Max battery size and type

No. of loop drivers

Max. loop output current

Max. loop length

Max. addressable devices per loop

Auxiliary relays

Other outputs

Auxiliary inputs

PC connection

Pager/DECT connection

Graphics interface/diagnostics connection

Network connection



Expansion connections

Construction & finish

IP Rating




EVAC-ALERT Evacuation Alert Systems Brochure – DML0550000 5.27 MB Download
EACIE Engineers Manual – DFU5030020 5.67 MB Download
EACIE User Manual/Log Book – DFU5030070 1.19 MB Download
EU Declaration of Conformity – EVAC-ALERT Panels (DoC) 119.43 KB Download
EVAC-ALERT Evacuation Alert System Consultants Specification – Microsoft Word Document 26.44 KB Download
Dimensions & Mounting Information
Product dimensions (approx): 741 W x 700 h x 200 D mm. Weight 60kg (without batteries).
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